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of the week. let's check in with steve paulson. 80, i like it 75 or 08, it has gotten a little bit hot. >> okay being pam, for you -- okay, pam, for you no problem. >>> the coastal fog should take the temperatures down. 60s and 70s and 80s, here is sal. >>> traffic is moving along well on san rafael, and looks good all the way to 580, also the morning commute looks good on the way to the san mateo bridge out to the high-rise. let's go back to the desk. >>> firefighters are still on the scene of a fire that left five people without a home. they are there where crews are still putting out hot spots. >> reporter: take a look behind me and you can see that truck is still in place and they are very busy and what they have is a partial roof collapse. there is a hidden void and even though there are no injuries reported in this fire they are still here making sure this fire does not flare-up again. now we have new video at this hour at the back of the building, the back of the home involved in this fire and that is where most of the damage is. firefighters are calling that damage very signifi
in the overnight polls. ktvu channel 2 morning news continues. >>> let's check weather, steve is here, you will notice the difference the minute you walk out side. >> we still had some 90s but the coast, much of the bay cooled down. everybody did. if you are going out, there will be a lot of low clouds, upper temperatures are in the upper 50s and 60s and it will take us all the way inland, here is sal. >>> traffic is coming in through san rafael and it looks good through the 580 interchange. and it is looking good over the high-rise and over to 101 and we have those bart problems and we have a reporter on the scene. let's go to dave and pam. >>> if you ride bart, you may possibly be late for work, for school or if you are heading for fso, all level savage -- alex savage has more on the delays, what is going on, alex? >> reporter: the problem was one of the those maintenance trucks became disabled and it is just south between mcarthur and 19th avenue. that truck has since been cleared and you can see that train go by at a normal clip so the situation has been cleared and the damage has bee
for joining us. steve paulson is here with the forecast and again i ask you because we are -- people will worry about the fog seeing the blue angels. >> we had that big cool down started on thursday. it continues today. there is a lot of low clouds and high clouds over us. mostly cloudy pattern. it might play into our weather late sunday into monday. todays highs 60s and 70s. >>> right now westbound highway 4 looks pretty good. it is a little crowded as you come in through the bay point area. also slow traffic building up in pleasant hill. westbound 24 as you drive past lafayette and oakland it's a nice drive. let's go back to the desk. >>> topping our news san francisco is bracing for big crowds this weekend. more than a million people are expected to fill the streets were several high profile events. that includes the america's cup world series. the giants playoffs, fleet week, and the hardly strictly bluegrass festival. we have team coverage this morning to cover everything you need to know to plan ahead if you are going to visit the city. ktvu channel 2 reporter alex savidge has
and sunnyvale and it is busy and 85 is slow through los gatos and saratoga. >>> let's go to steve. >> we have a lot of fog. it took the turn and did that there took a while for some but everyone started too feel a breeze late in the day but not before 90s hit. that is not the case today. it is there, the coast and much of the city notice the big drop in temperatures yesterday. that temperature drop will continue today. but for those inland, 50s 60s there, 70s inland and with 80s west wind. a very hot san francisco to now a cool two days ago, 90, yesterday 74, today 62, so again be careful what you wish for. i want it to be warmer, where is my summer there it goes with that and that and that. 50s and 60s on the temperatures when you get a west-southwest to travis almost 30 miles an hour in a westerly direction or southwest almost everywhere else yesterday at this time it was calm, calm, quiet, not the case today. building high up into the gulf of alaska is an area of high pressure. this low right there is heading towards us and that is going to keep us in a much cooler pattern. so the temperat
to a brand-new day, it is a monday, october 1st. let's check in with steve paul sop for the weather. >> they have been stuck in the soup, temperatures cleared out and today looks similar, it looks like the fog will work its way back to near 100. >>> if you are driving on 80, it is getting more crowded where you will see just a little bit more of a crowd as you come to the 6:00 hour, traffic is backed up in some of the cash lanes already and it is getting slower in all the lanes. let's go back to the desk. >>> they are serving for all the suspects in connection with the shooting. allie rasmus has more on where a man and woman were seriously hurt, allie? >> reporter: the couple who did not want to be on camera described a pretty chaotic scene. she said it was consecutive and shots one after the other. it was also in the frame of the building and directly underneath, that front and the back windows in this building were completely shattered. two people, a man and woman were seriously injured and it happened just before the evening. two people opened fire and we don't know if the couple
. it's usually slow. >> it's usually slow in this area. let's go to steve. >>> a very good morning. i guess we had to turn the page from september to october to put sunshine on the coast and there's not even a puff of a breeze. first time san francisco hit 90. that was our high ned. since september 25th -- yesterday. since september 25th, 2010. normal is 75. they are the sitting at 65 right now. san santa cruz -- santa cruz was 100 and watsonville was 101. if the sea breeze does not kick in. they will be close to that today. inland temperatures you will have 20 pate -- you will have to wait until tomorrow. definitely not a breeze yet. some temperatures on the coast have been going up in the last couple of hours. fort funston being one. lake merced from 64 to 67. san francisco, 65. hayward, 65. santa rosa is 51. those are warmer than livermore, antioch and san jose. a complete reversal. san jose, travis, snow. there's no sea breeze yet. the leading edge is being drawn towards us. the combination of the two will eventually turn that breeze around to the west. by tomorrow -- by tomorrow.
. let's go to steve. >>> happy friday. beautiful sunrise if you don't have the low clouds. if you have the low clouds, there is gray. up above the higher clouds coming in, ever reporting station says cloudy. kinds of a cool pattern with temperatures in the 40s and 50s to start. some of the most inland locations, stockton liver moor, collie lake, in the 80s or 70s yesterday. all 70s today. 77 you chiia. 74 livermore and stockton, 82 to 78 degrees. any event you are attending, it's going to be a partly sunny, partly cloudy patent, cool and low 60s. i don't see much change as we go in to week. 40s to 60s. marked for identification 40s to the north. -- the westerly breeze, sea breeze components still. there it's not as strong as yesterday. big strong dome of high pressure building towards the gulf of alaska. the key is the low there, that's bringing in the higher clouds and now it doesn't have moisture to work with it but moving towards us, not only today but probably all the way in to sunday and monday. that will keep the cooling trend in place. 60s and 70s. occasionally breezy to windy,
into the west valley. >>> let's go to steve. >> all right, sal. calm, not much of a breeze. there's no howling offshore breeze. if there was, like we had in 1980, then we would have record- setting territory possible today. still, on this date in 1980, name, 106, san francisco, 97, san rafael 107. temperatures warmed up. it was a very cool tent for downtown san francisco. the average high was only 57.7. that's 5 degrees below average. usually in september we get our first rain from the north. haven't seen it yet. only trace. normal is about .25 and 20 days observed of fog. it's very late in the year for fog. today, we're good to go, clear skies, temperatures 45 to 61. san francisco hitting that 49. and then 58 high pressure will start to -- and then high pressure will start to build to the north. warm hot, maybe inland tomorrow, still warm to hot. but i think by tomorrow we'll see a westerly breeze and then by wednesday/thursday, it looks like a big drop in our temperatures. warm to hot. 90 to 100 near the bay. 101 clearlake. brentwood, 100. livermore, 99. berkeley, 85. oakland 86. near 100 mo
morning, thank you for joining us october 2nd, i am pam cook. >> steve is joining us, so get ready for a lot of different things. >>> well, it is 65 in san francisco which is warmer than antioch and livermore, so it is going to be a warm day and the key is when does that sea breeze kick in, probably 2:00 it kicks in, and it will not matter, here is sal. >>> if you are driving down to the 580 interchange there are no problems on the richmond bridge. also looking at the san mateo bridge, that traffic is heading out to the high-rise. >>> we have breaking fire in vallejo, allie rasmus is there with a look at effort to control this fire and you are on el comino royal, right? >> reporter: news chopper 2 is overhead and we can show you a live picture of what this looks like right now. this fire started at 3:15 this morning and it was three-alarm fire and we don't know the cause of the fire and investigators are about to go into the house and start looking but he believes this fire started in the garage and may have spread to some of the bushes nearby. now there were two occupants inside.
. it will be significantly cooler by then. >>> thank you, steve. >> 7:10, new this morning, what appeared to be a case of mistaken identity near mexico city may actually have been an assassination attempt on americans. the "associated press" reports there's evidence that a drug cartel infiltrated the police and masterminded the ambush when two cia agents were wounded. >>> the fbi is investigating the killing of nicholas ivy yesterday in arizona. another agent is wounded but is expected to arrive. authorities suspected more than one person fired at the agent. >>> more testimony later in oakland at the murder trial of giselle esteban. now, esteban is accused of killing nursing student michelle le last year and then dumping her body near sunol. yesterday, defense attorneys say that esteban was at an emotional low point at the too -- at the time of her death. the lawyers do not deny that she killed michelle le. they say it happened in the in the heat of passion and should not be considered first or second-degree murder. >>> the military plan to track down those responsible for the deadly attack in benghaz
. samsung is the largest by revenue. >> one year ago today that apple founder steve jobs passed a way. tim cook is now the man in charge. at one. they thought that apple could not survive without steve jobs. the company continues to shine but not everyone expected it to. you can think ceo tim cook for that. apple shares are up almost 80 percent. and this is a clear sign that everything is ok. the company's capp takes $600 billion since this year. all of that while the iphone 4 s and iphone 5 and ipad broke records. still he has put his own distinct own apple. it is coaches' poll an open. but keep in mind that he is not a inventor like steve jobs so this is partly why he needs to prove himself. can cook put out ground- breaking products like drops. >> the company forecast a third quarter loss jink up. jenga. jiang the is trying to reduce its information on google. >> the sea all stated that everything is growing during the height of the halloween season. by season's .com is able to compete with other companies such as. >> temperatures were white cooler for our inland valley area. it is 74 a
year has now passed since steve jobs died at the age of 56 after a long battle with cancer. live in palo alto with how people are honoring steve job's memory. >> reporter: didn't look far from this apple store. in a way it was considered his store. personal messages are posted outside from people who say they see the world through a different lens. >> this amazing little device holds 1,000 songs. and goes right in my pocket. >> apple today posted this video on home page looking back at life and contributions through photos using the co-founder's own voice. >> an i pod, a phone. and an internet communicator . >> i can't believe it's been a year already. and going to be a long time before we see somebody else with such an impact. >> tonight crowds stopped by a growing tribute of papers with a photo of the technology visionary. some penning personal messages. >>> you are the best. i read your biography . excellent work. >> make you want to think outside the of the box? >> yeah. >> in what way? >> keep trying harder. even if you don't make it, try again. >> jobs is a role model but n
on the company's website the black and white tribute to steve jobs. >> hi, i'm meteorologist lawrence karnow in the cbs 5 weather center. it's friday the clouds are starting to flow back into our skies what does it mean for the weekend? we'll talk about that coming up. ,, hi, i'm amy for downy unstopables in-wash scent boosters, here with my favorite new intern, jimmy. mmm! fresh! and it's been in the closet for 12 weeks! unbelievable! unstopables! i'll show you how! ♪ just shake them into the washer i can't believe this lasts 12 weeks! neither can they. so you're going on tour to prove it. downy unstopables. follow jimmy's unstopables tour for free samples on downy.com. follow jimmy's unstopables tour for free samples new pink lemonade 5-hour energy? 5-hour energy supports the avon foundation for women breast cancer crusade. so i can get the energized feeling i need and support a great cause? i'm sold. pink lemonade 5-hour energy? yeah and a portion of every sale goes to the avon foundation for women breast cancer crusade. i'm sold. new pink lemonade 5-hour energy. get the alert, energize
is based. >>> today marks a year since apple cofounder steve jobs died. he passed away after a year's long battle with pancreatic cancer. shortly after news of his death broke, memorials of flowers and candles began popping up outside of his home in cupertino and apple stores around the world. the city of cupertino flew flags at half staff in honor of jobs today. >> this amazing little device holds a thousand songs. n]♪ >> and apple paid tribute to the late ceo with a montage on its website. it shows steve jobs through the years, followed by a statement from ceo tim cook, paying tribute to his predecessor. >>> new information in the story of a san jose principal under fire for failing to report abuse allegations. the new evidence prosecutors say the principal should not have ignored. >> and a man has died from rabies after getting bitten by a bat in contra costa county. the unusual way the man was attacked. . >>> today marks one year since the deadly shooting at the factory in cupertino. three were shot and killed. police say the gunman was a disgruntled fellow employee. memorial garden
this morning but played with steve stricker in afternoon, a loss to sergio garcia the west up 10-6 they need format more points to win. when we comeback checked in on the spartans of san jose state and packed two of action for you cow tries to,,,,,,,,,,,,,, -those other store cards... -...preferred shopper... ...club...things... ...kept sending me coupons for cat food. i'm just not a coupon clipper. i buy what i want to buy. can i get a reward for that? [ frank ] introducing something extra from raley's, bel air, and nob hill. you get something extra rewards... ...for the way i shop... for buying the things i like. instant offers, points balance, right here on my smart phone. [ frank ] join today at raley's dotcom, or at your store. ...it rewards you... for being you. [ frank ] raley's, bel air, and nob hill. for food, for family, and now, something extra -- for you. >>> jeff tedford's on hot seat at the bears continue struggles cal host a as you. a 24 yd td. the game is tied at 7. jump to the fourth quarter cal down 10. he came down with the ball rolled in complete his back foot looks like
in the evil we are looking at. >> reporter: steve is the district attorney for san mateo county. he is antiprop 34. >> there needs to be, in our society, some difference between people who commit more evil murders than others. >> reporter: but, statistics show that the punishment meant for the worst of the worst is not carried out. while california has more than 700 inmates on death row, only 13 have actually been put to death since capitol punishment was written in the constitution in 1972. >> that means the death penalty is a false promis for victims. 99% of the time we have lied to victims when we said we were going to carry out an execution. all we have done is drag them through decades of appeal. >> reporter: costly appeals. some say the state could save $130 million each year with prop 34. but, he says that the factors gumming up the system that puts a stop to all executions since 2006 can be overcome. >> i do believe that if there is the political will, if our leaders will step up and do the right thing and work with everybody on all sides and say let's -- here is what will
to the day steve jobs died. >> it is in apple's dna. the technology alone is not enough. >> this video too over apple's home page today. features photos and audio of jobs in his memorable creations. he died october 5th 2011 after a long battle with cancer. >>> a labor disput ended with an overwhelming yes vote on the contract. the vote comes after protests and intense negotiations involving union workers at the de young museums, 97% voted to ratify a new contract that including a 10 to 18% pay raise over three years. the workers include electricians, custodians and retail staff. >>> an international fashion retailer cut the ribbon on the first west coast store in san francisco. >> 1, ... >> hundreds of people joined in for the grand opening of the japanese clothing store. they have more than 1100 stores around the world. the officials say the new san francisco store will end up hiring 500 employees. >>> transportation leaders in the east bay launched the next tpaeudz of the highway widening page. state and local officials went uphill crest avenue. it will make room for an e- b.a.r.t that c
: for keeping the penalty, steve wagstaff who personally prosecuted, and sent to death row these three killers. >> do you have any question as to their guilt? >> not even the slightest. >> reporter: jamie wants to abolish the death penalty. she care idea out the executions of these four inmates. >> at the end of every execution, someone in my staff would say, is the world safer tonight because of what we did? we never answered that question, because we all knew the answer was no. >> reporter: although 17 states now have abolished the death penalty, california voters historically have favored capital punishment for some crimes. this time, well financed opponents are touting a savings of $100 million a year, and the rarity of executions. 13 in 23 years. meaning the condemns are more likely to die of old age. at 82, the bay area's trail side killer, david carpenter now is the oldest. >> i believe that it's time to replace the death penalty in california, because it's broken beyond repair. >> those same people who cause the delay, who cause the enormous sum of money to be spent are saying, it's br
are two two people are long criminal justice credentials. >> reporter: for keeping the penalty, steve wagstaff who personally prosecuted, and sent to death row these three killers. >> do you have any question as to their guilt? >> not even the slightest. >> reporter: jamie wants to abolish the death penalty. she care idea out the executions of these four inmates. >> at the end of every execution, someone in my staff would say, is the world safer tonight because of what we did? we never answered that question, because we all knew the answer was no. >> reporter: although 17 states now have abolished the death penalty, california voters historically have favored capital punishment for some crimes. this time, well financed opponents are touting a savings of $100 million a year, and the rarity of executions. 13 in 23 years. meaning the condemns are more likely to die of old age. at 82, the bay area's trail side killer, david carpenter now is the oldest. >> i believe that it's time to replace the death penalty in california, because it's broken beyond repair. >> those same people who cause
will fly the city flag at half staff to celebrate the first anniversary of steve job's death. he made his last appearance in front of the cuperitno city council. mark santoro said on the city website that flying the flag at half staff is a small reminder of the profound impact that steve jobs has had on their community. >> they roared through san francisco today. if blue angels practice runs at fleet week at thunder ways. >> but first, the teenage boy who said he cannot become an eagle scout because he's gay. now tens of thousands of people have taken up his cause. >>> new at 10:00, a bay area teenager say it is boy scouts of america are preventing him from becoming a boy scout all because he is gay. jana katsuyama spoke with the family and is live with his battle against the boy scout's policy. >> reporter: frank, ryan andrason just finished this wall last week. it's called the wall of tolerance. expect for this last one, it was supposed to be his last medal as a scout but now says he won't sign on it. last week ryan thought he had reached the dream of being a boy scout. the family gave
caugiran, cbs 5. >>> thank you. up next, one year without steve jobs of a special tribute today on the anniversary of the apple founder's death. >> a gay teen banned from the boy scouts' highest honor. how his mother's fight is getting national attention. >> and a little girl's tears of joy. how a stranger helped reunite her with her stolen puppy. a young american opened fire at a hotel in israel today... kill >>> time now 6:15. in your world, a young american opened fire at a hotel in israel today killing a chef before he was shot and killed by police. police in elat say the shooting appears to stem from a personal dispute. the gunman's name hasn't been released. police say antiterror units stormed the hotel and when the gunman fired at them from the hotel kitchen, officers fired back. >>> bodies of 18 children and an adult have been found after a landslide buried in an elementary school in southwest china. one person is still reported missing. the students were in class during a public holiday yesterday to make up for classes missed during
and the noise was abnoxious. even though she lives two miles from. >> here at steve's home. it was a similar story. >> the medicine cabinet was shaking. you could hear the thumping pretty good. i was a little upset that it was an outdoor event that lasted until 2:00. if it was 11:00 it would have been okay. >> it's what young people want. it isn't going away. >> reporter: kevin wilkin is the event producer. >> it's as loud as an aircraft. >> reporter: he says their permit did not include noise restrictions. >> if you can put up once a year that would be gone. i promise not to do it every week. >> reporter: organizers tell me they were told to point the noise west so folks here in alameda likely got it the worse. a lot of people want it gone if not more control. >>> the oakland alameda coliseum released a statement about the noise complaint it read in part. we apologize for the discomfort and inconvenience. to make sure this situation does not again occur, we're committing to take an over view of the commission. >>>-- according to the chp the official trouble was reported around 7:00 at a re
people, many of them kids, have gotten sick. abc's steve osunsami has more. >> reporter: what is especially frightening is that most of the people who have gotten sick from the so-called recalled peanut butter are children under the age of 10. >> i am concerned. i love peanut butter. >> you don't know what you are getting. it is very scary. >> reporter: this began with one brand of sea salt peanut butter at trader joe's, but the recall has cleared peanut butter aisles at kroger, whole foods, and target. investigators have traced the trouble to sunland incorporated, a peanut butter manufacturer in new mexico that sells products in grocery stores across the country. the list of recalled pea nut butter products is 101 items long and includes nut butters made with almonds, cashews, and sesame seeds. and it gets worse. companies like oregon ice cream, and fairy tale brownies which used the recalled nut butter to make cookies and baked goods they're now recalling their products too. >> people have been getting sick over the last month. and because there's often a two-week delay or s
the one-year anniversary of the death of steve jobs apple's co-founders. apple has had a record year. it is now the most valuable american company ever. apple ceo tim cook posted this letter on apple.com overnight paying tribute to jobs. he writes "our values originated from steve and his spirit will forever be the foundation of apple. we share the great privilege and responsibility of carrying his legacy into the future." >>> anderson cooper is striking back against star jones. she suggested that cooper reveals he's gay back in july in order to boost the ratings for his talk show. on thursday cooper accused jones of being a hypocrite. >> all of a sudden out of the blue, star jones said, after i sent this e-mail star jones said this was a ratings ploy by me to boost ratings. i seem to recall her hocking her wedding every single day for free products when she was on "the view." for her to suddenly emerge out of the shadows and attack me for this, i couldn't believe it. my mom was like who is star jones? >> "usa today" says cooper invited jones on his talk show. inst
. ♪ memo pg&e has refused to comply with civil lawsuits. >> it was one year ago when steve jobs died. he was a mastermind that transforms everyday technology. and a tribute video can be seen on apple .com and the flag at cupertino center is at half staff. >> we will be back as the morning continues with more on fleet week. the patriots jet team. this live look from of the wall street the dow jones industrial average. just coming up ♪ most paints have color that sits on the surface. but nothing beats benjamin moore's color lock technology that locks color right in, no matter how often you wash it. color lock technology. exclusively from your benjamin moore retailer. find your perfect color with a buy one, get one pint offer. visit benjaminmoore.com/promo. >> welcome back. major league released the schedule. detroit, playing at 3:00 p.m.. and the reds at 6:37 and the oakland a's will be at detroit. 9:0 7:00 a.m. california time. and the giant at&t park at 6:37 >> right now let us get a look at the weather, traffic. george? >> right now we're tracking hot spots and at the worst is the bay
in the stall and ordered that person to come out then. >> district attorney steve says this was silence. the teacher yelled again. the door flew over and the rson went running by and ran out of school. >> the teacher got a good look at him. fast forward to about a week ago. on september 21, police say 25-year-old bradley sack offered vodka and made lewd remark to 2 girls near this academy. he was also kicked off campus at elementary schoolhe se mornin. ter that todaye gred a yearld gi in e bathroom parkide elementy shool. th he triedo carry her away. the police say she fought her ab abductor kicking and running back to l 62. girl later identified him after police arrested him when they found him loitering in the neighborhood. all the publicity generated by this se prompted the at washinon elemeary scol to call piceelling them th uld bethe same iruder. th police did their investigation. showed her a set of photo one of which the defendant was in and she said that's the guy. since the incident here at park side elementary school officials extend add fence that now surround the
checked availability on the a's website and stub hub and plenty of seats are still available. steve faneli with the a's says he's not worried about what's left. >> well i think with all the uncertainty, you know when are we playing, what time are you playing, who are you playing it does not prize me that tickets are still available. but at some point when it's all clarified i hope tickets would go pretty quick. >> reporter: fineli says the sell out crowd is 45,000. about 20,000 tickets were sold in last night's play off game against the rangers. >>> we want to see your oakland a's fever captured in a photo. ivonne vasquez sent us this one. >>> voters started casting ballots for the president in ohio. >> mitt romney is in denver tonight preparing for tomorrow night's big debate. romney took a break today and went out to a chipotle restaurant. while he was there he took a picture. when asked if he was ready for the debate, romney said, getting there. and obama also visited the hoover dam just outside of las vegas. the president said one of his aides mentioned it was just 15 miles away so the
on the tonight show with steve allen in 1954 >> go to better places and sing pop songs. do a different kind of act. a singing act ♪ there's love in the air >> osgood: he showed off his talent when charles comingwood came calling on the cbs broadcast person to person in 1960. ♪ l is for the way you look at me ♪ >> osgood: and starting in 1962, andy williams was singing on his own variety show on nbc. where he had plenty of big-name company along the way. everyone from count bassy to tony bennett. ♪ there is no other life >> reporter: bing crosby and judy garland. ray charles. ♪ tell your mama, going to send you back to arkansas ♪ >> reporter: for a show that had a somewhat stodgy image among the younger generation williams welcomed new acts including the beach boys and even a singer from england >> ladies and gentlemen, elton john ♪ it's a little bit funny >> reporter: speaking of fledgling performers. >> what is your name? sammy reporter: who can forget andy williams introducing the very young osmonds? not that there wasn't sadness along the way. a friend of senator robert ken
steve cells. >> you're the bad guy. >> absolutely i am. i'm a wolf in sheep's clothing. >> reporter: they got city approval to sub divide the two acres to build two new big house. >> it was he in never a secret. >> you were going to tear down a frank lloyd wright house. >> that was the intention. >> that's what ignited the controversy. when the partners got a demolition permit outraged preservationists got busy. they got a petition to stop the demolition and got the city planning commission to designate it as a historic landmark. >> never in my wildest dream would i have thought that someone would want to tear down a frank lloyd wright home. >> do you think they are being greedy? >> yes, do i. i think they are in it only for the money. >> reporter: they say they are businessmen needing to turn a profit. they can't restore the gem which they say would cost $2 million and they can't afford to have it >> this is not a get rich. this is a get out, get compensated, and move on with my simple, quiet life and john's simple, quiet life. >> they've agreed to take no action for the next 24 da
. here's steve hartman. >> that's history reporter: history it's actually history reporter: pumpkin history. for david in and pumpkin growers across the globe, this is the year they've all been waiting for, the year they would hopefully get to see a pumpkin that makes these look like pom granite seeds, that dwarfs even the 1500-pound giants you see at contests, a pumpkin so massive most growers thought the pound adjust wasn't possible >> it would basically implode. that the shell of the pumpkin the ribs inside wouldn't be strong enough to hold that weight >> reporter: like aerospace and the sound barrier, sports and its four-minute mile, the holy grail for giant pumpkin people has always been the one-ton pumpkin. for decades growers have been pursuing this in vein. >> 1500 pounds reporter: but a few months ago rumors started circulating that there were some giants growing in the backyard of this house in green rhode island even though the owner planted foliage to discourage looky-lous, people were trying to get a peak. the grower wanted to downplay expectations until at least one of
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